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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
Glynn county; 701 H St; Brunswick, GA 31520-6750; Ph. 912.554.7272 Details: (Pro Ct has m rec from 1845 & pro rec from 1792; Clk Sup Ct has div & ct rec from 1792 & land rec 1824-1829 burned, all rec to 1818 damaged)
Glynn County Courthouse<br> 701 H Street<br> Brunswick, GA 31520-6750<br> Phone: 912.554.7272&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has marriage records from 1845 <br>and probate records from 1792; Clerk Superior<br> Court has divorce and court records from 1792 <br>and land records 1824-1829 burned, all records<br> to 1818 damaged
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:41, 17 September 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Glynn County

County Courthouse

Glynn County Courthouse
701 H Street
Brunswick, GA 31520-6750
Phone: 912.554.7272 

Probate Court has marriage records from 1845
and probate records from 1792; Clerk Superior
Court has divorce and court records from 1792
and land records 1824-1829 burned, all records
to 1818 damaged


Parent County

1777--Glynn County was created 5 February 1777 from St. David and St. Patrick Parishes.
County seat: Brunswick [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1896 -- Courthouse damaged by Storm.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Brunswick

City Directories

1890, 1892 Brunswick City Directory Georgia Pioneers

1892, 1898 St. Simons Island City Directory Georgia Pioneers



Local Histories

  • Cate, Margaret Davis. Our Todays and Yesterdays: A Story of Brunswick and the Coastal Islands. Brunswick, Ga.: Glover Bros., 1930. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Flags of Five Nations: Being a Collection of Historical Sketches, Legends and Stories of the Golden Isles of Guale. Sea Island, Ga.: Cloister Hotel, 1940. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Jekyl [sic] Island Club, Brunswick, Georgia, 1911. New York: Photogravure & Color Co., 1911?. Digital version at Ancestry ($).


Blythe Island Georgia Pioneers


Marriages 1818-1852 Georgia Pioneers

Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers





Vital Records

  • 1849-50, 1869-70 - Glynn County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).